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Southern Gold Coast Dives into 70s with Swinging Safari Release

Posted on Monday, January 15, 2018

Dust off the safari suit, throw on a shift dress and get the platforms out - the 1970s retro film Swinging Safari is launching in cinemas this week and the Southern Gold Coast is getting right into the swinging spirit. ..

Cycling Masters Event Gives Currumbin Test Run for Games

Posted on Thursday, November 02, 2017

The Masters Road National Championships were held in Currumbin on Sunday 29 October, a test event to prepare the city and the region for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games in April.  ..

Grow Bold this BOLDvember and go in the running to win $2000

Posted on Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Feros Care’s BOLDvember is returning for a third year to showcase Australians of all ages living bold lives.  ..

Competition Launches for $15,000 in Funding from Tugun Community Bank

Posted on Monday, October 02, 2017

To celebrate the 15th year of the Tugun Community Bank Branch Bendigo Bank, the branch has launched a competition to provide $15,000 in funding to community projects in the local region. ..

Cycling Masters Road National Championships First to Tackle GC2018 Course

Posted on Thursday, August 31, 2017

With less than eight months until the best cyclists in the Commonwealth go for gold at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games, the nation’s best masters cyclists will be the first to take on the official course at the Cycling Australia Masters Road National Championships on Sunday 29 October. ..

Sign up to Cycle in the Corporate Team Challenge

Posted on Monday, August 28, 2017

Are you looking for a unique and fun activity for corporate team building with your co-workers? ..

Nominate a local safety super hero

Posted on Thursday, August 03, 2017

If you know a hard working individual or organisation striving to make our city safe, be sure to nominate them for a Safer Suburbs Award. ..

Coolangatta Local Takes Out 2017 QCC MP Classic Title

Posted on Monday, July 31, 2017

The Southern Gold Coast played host to the 2017 QCC MP Classic from 8-9 July, with the world-class beach breaks serving up some perfect conditions for both the competitors and spectators.  ..

Calling on Nominations for 2017 Queensland Tourism Awards

Posted on Friday, May 26, 2017

One week remains to nominate Gold Coast Tourism Operators for the 2017 Queensland Tourism Awards, with entries closing at 5pm on Thursday 1 June. ..

Pinball Challenge Returns to Cooly Rocks On™

Posted on Thursday, May 04, 2017

The Cooly Rocks On™ Pinball Challenge will make a return in 2017 from 9:30am – 3:00pm on Sunday 11 June, as the best in the country test their flipper and combo skills over one massive day. ..

Success for SGC Clubs in Clubs QLD Awards

Posted on Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Currumbin RSL and The Surf Club Coolangatta have taken out honours at this year’s prestigious Keno & Clubs Queensland Awards, held in Brisbane on 28 March, with Currumbin RSL picking up a win and both clubs awarded as finalists in several categories. ..

Flashback to Win a Trip to Cooly Rocks On™ 2017

Posted on Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Remember the good old days of the 50s and 60s? Feros Care are providing the opportunity for two people to win a trip to Cooly Rocks On™ 2017 by sharing their memories of the golden era on Facebook. Local businesses can get behind the competition by joining the fun.  ..

Local Skydivers Free-Fall to Gold

Posted on Monday, April 03, 2017

The Southern Gold Coast is home to two national skydiving champions – Gold Coast Skydive owner Archie Jamieson and General Manager Alana Bertram have taken out Gold in the Australian Skydiving Nationals. ..

Local Athletes Take on the Atlantic

Posted on Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Gold Coast locals Dylan Jones and Sam Weir of Ocean Nomads are setting themselves the ultimate challenge as they take on the ‘Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge’ on 12 December 2017 – a globally famous rowing race across the Atlantic Ocean to raise funds for the Make-A-Wish Australia Foundation. ..

Local Café Wins Best Coffee Title

Posted on Friday, January 20, 2017

Bilinga’s own Mervyn Roy’s Café has been titled Queensland’s Best Coffee in the Australian Good Food & Travel Guide Readers’ Choice Awards 2017.  ..

Tugun Lights Up Winners Announced

Posted on Tuesday, January 17, 2017

There were several hundred nominations submitted in the annual Tugun Lights Up People’s Choice competition, drawn earlier in January. Several winners have taken home some wonderful prizes including dining vouchers and accommodation from our local businesses.  ..

QLD Govt Gives Green Light for Iconic Surf Event

Posted on Friday, January 13, 2017

The Queensland Government has confirmed their support of the WSL Quiksilver and Roxy Pro at Snapper Rocks through to 2018, with the event set to take over the Southern Gold Coast once again this year from 14 – 25 March, 2017. ..

Southern Gold Coast Secures U23 Beach Volleyball Nationals

Posted on Sunday, December 04, 2016

Coolangatta’s Beach Volleyball Courts will once again play host to a nationwide event as the U23 Beach Volleyball National Championships hit the Southern Gold Coast from 20 – 22 January, 2017. ..

Currumbin’s Glenn Raine Receives Training Accolade

Posted on Friday, December 02, 2016

Another great local success story, with Gold Coast Trades College manager, Glenn Raine, awarded the Southeast Region Trainer of the Year at the recent Queensland Training Awards. The Currumbin training college offers vocational training and business courses for trades and other industries.  ..

Louise Bezzina Wins Gold Coast Women in Business Award

Posted on Tuesday, November 01, 2016

Bleach* Festival Artistic Director, Louise Bezzina, won the Arts and Cultural Award at the annual Gold Coast Women in Business Awards in October. Sponsored by CSGC, it was a proud moment for the Southern Gold Coast, with the inaugural Gold Coast Businesswoman of the Year and now local area Councillor, Gail O’Neill, also on hand to congratulate Louise. ..

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